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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View along shoreline of man examining a rowboat while crouching in the water wearing boots. Behind him is a ferry. There are several men on the shore watch...

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Dewey Ruins

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.

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People on Street

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Post office is first building on the left. Other buildings occupied by doctor's office, saloon, livery and feed stable, etc. Persons identified by name, bu...

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Potosi Brewery

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Potosi Brewery. Men can be seen standing in front of the building, and driving horse-drawn vehicles.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1929-12-29 

Description: Two men work on the Will Rasque farm using a horse-drawn wagon and a six-roll husker-shredder.

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Bagley

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of a brick building under construction. Five men are posed in front near a pile of bricks. Four men are posed in the window openings on the...

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Lead mine interior

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of two dogs and five men. In the background are tents among trees. Two of the men are holding a pole strung with their fish catch.

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Collapsed Barn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men and a child look at a barn that has collapsed, possibily due to a windstorm or tornado.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field of two men pitching grain into horse-drawn wagons. Between the two wagons is a man in a horse-drawn carriage. In the far background is an...

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Potosi Brewery

Date: 1902 after

Description: Exterior view of the bottling works of the Potosi Brewery built in 1902. A group of men stand near the front entrance.

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: View from snowy ditch looking down side of stock train. The engineer is looking out of the locomotive window, and another man stands on the tracks near the...

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Miners at Diner

Date:  

Description: Zinc miners at tables in the dining hall near.

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Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: View from street of row of shops on along an unpaved street. A car drives on the street. A sign in the distances reads, "Brittingham and Hixon Lumber."

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: View of a man in an automobile on a snowy road.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of a lead mine. The five miners are holding candles or lanterns.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the exterior of the Conrad Schmitt (Sherwin Gillett's future father-in-law) residence. There are two unidentified men on the porch posing in the sh...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Miner inside a zinc mine.

Date: 1862-07-24 

Description: Poster calling for the recruitment of volunteers from Grant County for the Union Army during the Civil War.

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